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Kennair, L. E. O., Bendixen, M., & Buss, D. M. (2016). Sexual Regret: Tests of Competing Explanations of Sex Differences. Evolutionary Psychologluy.

Buss, D. M., & Abrams, M. Jealousy, Infidelity, and the Difficulty of Diagnosing Pathology: A CBT Approach to Coping with Sexual Betrayal and the Green-Eyed Monster. Journal of Rational-Emotive & Cognitive-Behavior Therapy, 1-23.

Conroy-Beam, D., & Buss, D. M. (2016). Do mate preferences influence actual mating decisions? Evidence from computer simulations and three studies of mated couples. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 111(1), 53.

Buss, D.M., Goetz, C., Duntley, J.D., Asao, K., & Conroy-Beam, D. (2017). The mate switching hypothesis. Personality and Individual Differences, 104, 143-149.

Conroy-Beam, D. & Buss, D.M. (2016). How Are Mate Preferences Linked with Actual Mate Selection? Tests of Mate Preference Integration Algorithms Using Computer Simulations and Actual Mating Couples. PLoS ONE 11(6): e0156078.

Conroy-Beam, D., Goetz, C., & Buss, D.M. (2016). What predicts romantic relationship satisfaction and mate retention intensity: Mate preference fulfillment or mate value discrepancies? Evolution and Human Behavior.

Asao, K. & Buss, D. M. (2016). The tripartite theory of Machiavellian morality: Judgment, influence, and conscience as distinct moral adaptations. In T.K. Shackelford & R.D. Hansen (Eds.), The Evolution of Morality. Springer: Switzerland.

Souza, A. L., Conroy-Beam, D., & Buss, D.M. (2016). Mate preferences in Brazil: Evolved desires and cultural evolution over three decades. Personality and Individual Differences, 95, 45-49.

Wyckoff, J.P., & Kirkpatrick, L.A. (2016). Direct and Indirect Aggression Tactics as a Function of Domain-Specific Self-Esteem. Personality and Individual Differences, 92, 135-142.


Kennair, L. E. O., Grøntvedt, T. V., Mehmetoglu, M., Perilloux, C., & Buss, D. M. (2015). Sex and Mating Strategy Impact the 13 Basic Reasons for Having Sex. Evolutionary Psychological Science1(4), 207-219.

Easton, J.A., Goetz, C.D., & Buss, D.M. (2015). Human Mate Choice, Evolution of. In: James D. Wright (editor-in-chief), International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, 2nd edition, Vol 11. Oxford: Elsevier. pp. 340-347.

Lewis, D.M.G., Al-Shawaf, L., Russell, E.M., & Buss, D.M. (2015). Friends and happiness: An evolutionary perspective on friendship. In M. Demir (Ed.), Friendship and Happiness (pp. 37-57). Springer.

Bendixen, M., Kennair, L. E. O., & Buss, D. M. (2015). Jealousy: Evidence of strong sex differences using both forced choice and continuous measure paradigms. Personality and Individual Differences, 86, 212-216.

Lewis, D. M. G., Russell, E., Al-Shawaf, L., & Buss (2015). Lumbar curvature: a previously undiscovered standard of attractiveness. Evolution and Human Behavior.

Al-Shawaf, L., Lewis, D. M. G., & Buss, D. M. (2015). Disgust and mating strategy. Evolution and Human Behavior, 36, 199-205.

Conroy-Beam, D., Buss, D. M., Pham, M. N., & Shackelford T. K. (2015). How Sexually Dimorphic Are Human Mate Preferences? Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin.

Al-Shawaf, L., Conroy-Beam, D., Asao, K., & Buss, D. M. (2015). Human Emotions: An Evolutionary Psychological Perspective. Emotion Review.

Al-Shawaf, L., Lewis, D.M.G., Alley, T. R., & Buss, D.M. (2015). Mating strategy, disgust, and food neophobia. Appetite, 85, 30-35.

Conroy-Beam, D., Goetz, C. D., & Buss, D. M. (2015). Why Do Humans Form Long-Term Mateships? An Evolutionary Game-Theoretic Model. Advances in Experimental Social Psychology.


Conroy-Beam, D. & Buss, D.M. (2014). A deeper integration of Selfish Goal Theory and modern evolutionary psychology. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 37, 140-141.

Goetz, C. D., Easton, J. A., & Buss, D. M. (2014). Women’s perceptions of sexual exploitability cues and their link to sexual attraction. Archives of Sexual Behavior.

Goetz, C. D., Easton, J. A., & Meston, C. M. (2014). The allure of vulnerability: Advertising cues to exploitability as a signal of sexual accessibility, 64, 121-125.

Kamble, S., Shackelford, T. K., Pham, M., & Buss, D. M. (2014). Indian mate preferences: Continuity, sex differences, and cultural change across a quarter of a century. Personality and Individual Differences, 70, 150-155.

Perilloux, C., Duntley, J. D., & Buss, D. M. (2014). Blame attribution in sexual victimization. Personality and Individual Differences, 63, 81-86.


Al-Shawaf, L., & Lewis, D.M.G. (2013). Exposed intestines and contaminated cooks: Sex, stress, & satiation predict disgust sensitivity. Personality and Individual Differences, 54, 698-702.

Buss, D. (2013). Feminist Evolutionary Psychology: Some Reflections [Response to Sokol-Chang & Fisher]. Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology, 7(4), 295-296.

Buss, D.M. (2013). Sexual jealousy. Psychological Topics, 22, 155-182.

Buss, D.M. (2013). The science of human mating strategies: An historical perspective. Psychological Inquiry, 24, 171-177.

Galperin, A., Haselton, M. G., Frederick, D. A., von Hippel, W., Poore, J. C., Buss, D. M., & Gonzaga, G. (2013). Sexual regret: Evidence for evolved sex differences. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 42, 1145-1161.

Perilloux, C., Cloud, J.C., & Buss, D.M. (2013). Women’s physical attractiveness and short-term mating strategies. Personality and Individual Differences, 54, 490-495.


Buss, D.M. (2012). The evolutionary psychology of crime. Journal of Theoretical and Philosophical Criminology, 1, 90-98.

DelPriore, D.J., Hill, S.E, & Buss, D.M.(2012). Envy: Functional specificity and sex-differentiated design features. Personality and Individual Differences, 53, 317-322.

Duntley, J.D., & Buss, D.M. (2012). The evolution of stalking. Sex Roles, 66, 311-327. DOI 10.1007/s11199-010-9832-0

Goetz, C.D., Easton, J.A., Lewis, D.M.G. & Buss, D.M.(2012). Sexual exploitability: observable cues and their link to sexual attraction. Evolution and Human Behavior, 33, 417-426.

Jonason, P.K. & Buss, D.M.(2012). Avoiding entangling commitments: Tactics for implementing a short-term mating strategy. Personality and Individual Differences, 52, 606-610.

Lewis, D.M.G., Al-Shawaf, L.,Conroy-Beam, D., Asao, K. & Buss, D.M.(2012). Friends with benefits II: Mating activation in opposite-sex friendships as a function of sociosexual orientation and relationship status. Personality and Individual Differences, 53, 622-628.

Lewis, D.M.G., Easton, J.A., Goetz, C.D., & Buss, D.M.(2012). Exploitative male mating strategies: Personality, mating orientation,and relationship status. Personality and Individual Differences, 52, 139-143.

Perilloux, C., Duntley, J. D., & Buss, D.M.(2012). The costs of rape. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 41, 1099-1106.

Perilloux, C., Easton, J. A., & Buss, D.M.(2012). The misperception of sexual interest. Psychological Science, 23, 146-151.

Stone, E. A., Shackelford, T.K., & Buss, D.M. (2012). Is variability in mate choice similar for intelligence and personality traits? Testing a hypothesis about the evolutionary genetics of personality. Intelligence, 40, 33-37.


Al-Shawaf, L.& Buss, D.M. (2011). Evolutionary Psychology and Bayesian Modeling. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 34, 188-189.

Buss, D.M. (2011). Domains of deception. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 34, 18.

Buss, D.M. & Duntley, J.D. (2011).The evolution of intimate partner violence. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 16, 411-419.

Buss, D.M. & Schmitt, D. P. (2011). Evolutionary Psychology and Feminism. Sex Roles, 64, 768-787.

de Miguel, A. & Buss, D.M. (2011). Mate Retention Tactics in Spain: Personality, Sex Differences, and Relationship Status. Journal of Personality, 79, 563-586.

Duntley, J.D. & Buss, D.M. (2011). Homicide adaptations. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 16, 399-410.

Lei, C., Wang, Y., Shackelford, T.K., & Buss, D.M. (2011). Chinese mate preferences: Cultural evolution and continuity across a quarter century. Personality and Individual Differences, 50, 678-683.

Lewis, D.M.G., Conroy-Beam, D., Al-Shawaf, L., Raja, A., DeKay, T., & Buss, D.M.(2011). Friends with benefits: The evolved psychology of same- and opposite-sex friendships. Evolutionary Psychology, 9, 543-563.

Perilloux, C., Duntley, J. D., & Buss, D.M.(2011). Susceptibility to Sexual Victimization and Women’s Mating Strategies. Personality and Individual Differences, 51, 783-786.

Perilloux, C., Fleischman, D. S., & Buss, D. M. (2011). Meet the parents: Parent-offspring convergence and divergence in mate preferences. Personality and Individual Differences, 50, 253-258.

Buss, D.M. (2010). Why students love evolutionary psychology . . . and how to teach it. Psychology Teacher Network, 20, 1-6.

Confer, J. C., Easton, J. A., Fleischman, D. S., Goetz, C. D., Lewis, D. M., Perilloux, C., & Buss, D. M. (2010). Evolutionary Psychology: Controversies, Questions, Prospects, and Limitations. American Psychologist, 65, 110-126.
(all authors contributed equally and are listed in alphabetical order)

Confer, J. C., Perilloux, C., & Buss, D. M. (2010). More Than Just a Pretty Face: Men’s Priority Shifts Toward Bodily Attractiveness in Short-Term Versus Long-Term Mating Contexts. Evolution and Human Behavior, 31, 348-353.

Easton, J. A., Confer, J. C., Goetz, C. D., & Buss, D. M. (2010). Reproduction expediting: Sexual motivations, fantasies, and the ticking biological clock. Personality and Individual Differences, 49, 516-520.

Hill, S. E., & Buss, D. M. (2010). Risk and relative social rank: positional concerns and risky shifts in probabilistic decision-making. Evolution and Human Behavior, 31, 219-226. 

Kaighobadi, F., Shackelford, T.K., & Buss, D.M. (2010). Spousal mate retention in the newlywed year and three years later. Personality and Individual Differences, 48, 414-418.

Perilloux, C., Lewis, D. M., Goetz, C. D., Fleischman, D. S., Easton, J. A., Confer, J. C., & Buss, D. M. (2010). Trade-Offs, Individual Differences, and Misunderstandings About Evolutionary Psychology. American Psychologist, 65, 930-932. (all authors contributed equally and are listed in reverse-alphabetical order)

Buss, D.M. (2009). The Great Struggles of Life: Darwin and the Emergence of Evolutionary Psychology. American Psychologist, 64, 140-148.

Buss, D.M. (2009). An evolutionary formulation of person-situation interactions. Journal of Research in Personality, 43, 241-242.

Buss, D.M. (2009). How Can Evolutionary Psychology Successfully Explain Personality and Individual Differences? Perspectives on Psychological Science, 4, 359-366. evolution of envy

Buss, D.M. (2009). The role of emotions in adaptations for exploitation. Behavioral and Brain Science, 32, 391-392.

Goetz, C. D., Perilloux, C., & Buss, D. M. (2009). Attachment strategies across sex, ontogeny, and relationship type. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 32, 28-29.

Haselton, M.G., & Buss, D.M. (2009). Error management theory and the evolution of misbeliefs. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 32, 522-523.

Buss, D.M., & Duntley, J.D. (2008). Adaptations for exploitation. Group Dynamics: Theory, Research, and Practice, 12, 53-62.

Buss, D.M., & Shackelford, T.K. (2008). Attractive women want it all: Good genes, economic investment, parenting proclivities, and emotional commitment. Evolutionary Psychology, 6, 134-146.

Buss, D.M., Shackelford, T.K., & McKibbin, W. F. (2008). The Mate Retention Inventory-Short Form (MRI-SF). Personality and Individual Differences, 44, 322-334.

Duntley, J.D., & Buss, D.M. (2008). Evolutionary psychology is a metatheory for psychology. Psychological Inquiry, 19, 30-34.

Easton, J.A., Shackelford, T.K., Schipper, L.D. (2008). Delusional Disorder–Jealous Type: How Inclusive are the DSM-IV Diagnostic Criteria? Journal of Clinical Psychology, 64, 264-275.

Hill S. E. & Buss, D. M. (2008) The Evolution of Self-Esteem. In M. Kernis (Ed.) Self-esteem Issues and Answers: A Source Book of Current Perspectives. New York: Guilford. 

Hill, S.E., & Buss, D.M. (2008). The evolutionary psychology of envy. In R. Smith (Ed.), The psychology of envy (pp. 60-70) New York: Guilford.

Hill, S. E., & Buss, D. M. (2008). The Mere Presence of Opposite-Sex Others on Judgments of Sexual and Romantic Desirability: Opposite Effects for Men and Women. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 34, 635-647.

Perilloux, C. & Buss, D. M. (2008). Breaking up Romantic Relationships: Costs Experienced and Coping Strategies Deployed. Evolutionary Psychology, 6, 164-181.

Perilloux, C., Fleischman, D. S., & Buss, D. M. (2008). The Daughter-Guarding hypothesis: Parental influence on, and emotional reactions to, offspring’s mating behavior. Evolutionary Psychology, 6, 217-233.

Stone, E.A., Shackelford, T.K. & Buss, D.M. (2008). Socioeconomic development and shifts in mate preferences. Evolutionary Psychology, 6, 447-455.

Buss, D.M. (February 14, 2007). Jealousy, the necessary evil. Los Angeles Times, p. A23.

Buss, D.M. (2007). The evolution of human mating. Acta Psychologica Sinica, 39, 502-512.

Jeon J. & Buss, D.M. (2007). Altruism towards cousins. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 274, 1181-1187.

Lund, O.C.H., Tamnes, C.K., Mouestue, C., Buss, D.M. & Vollrath, M. (2007). Tactics of Hierarchy Negotiation. Journal of Research in Personality.

Meston, C., & Buss, D.M. (2007). Why humans have sex. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 36, 477-507.

Kuhle, B. X. (2007). An evolutionary perspective on the origin and ontogeny of menopause. Maturitas, 57, 329-337.

Stone, E.A., Shackelford, T.K. & Buss, D.M. (2007). Sex ratio and mate preferences: A cross-cultural investigation. European Journal of Social Psychology, 37, 288-296.


Barker, L. (2006).  Teaching evolutionary psychology:  An interview with David M. Buss.  Teaching of Psychology, 33, 69-76. 

Bleske-Rechek, A., & Buss, D.M. (2006). Sexual strategies pursued and mate attraction tactics deployed. Personality and Individual Differences, 40, 1299-1311.

Buss, D.M. (2006). Sexual selection and human mating strategies (letter to the editor). Science, 312, 690-691.

Buss, D.M. (2006). Strategies of human mating. Psychological Topics, 15, 239-260.

Buss, D.M. (2006). The evolutionary genetics of personality: Does mutation load signal relationship load? Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 29, 409. 

Buss, D.M., & Duntley, J.D. (2006). The evolution of aggression. In M. Schaller, D.T. Kenrick, & J.A. Simpson (Eds.), Evolution and social psychology (pp. 263-286). New York: Psychology Press.

Gangestad, S.W., Haselton, M.G., & Buss, D.M. (2006). Evolutionary foundations of cultural variation: Evoked culture and mate preferences. Psychological Inquiry, 17, 75-95.

Gangestad, S.W., Haselton, M.G., & Buss, D.M. (2006). Toward an integrative understanding of evoked and transmitted culture: The importance of specialized psychological design. Psychological Inquiry, 17, 138-151. 

Hill, S.E. & Buss, D.M. (2006). Envy and Positional Bias in the Evolutionary Psychology of Management. Managerial and Decision Economics, 27, 131-143.

Hill, S. E. & Ryan, M. J. (2005). The Role of Female Quality in the Mate Copying Behavior of Sailfin Mollies. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London: Biology Letters, 2, 203-205.


Buss, D.M. (2005). Sex differences in the design features of socially-contingent mating adaptations. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 28, 278-297.

Buss, D.M., & Haselton, M.G. (2005).  The evolution of jealousy.  Trends in Cognitive Science, 9, 506-507.

Duntley, J. D. & Buss, D. M. (2005). The plausibility of adaptations for homicide. In P. Carruthers, S. Laurence and S. Stich (Eds.), The Innate Mind: Structure and Contents (pp. 291-304). Oxford University Press, USA. 

Haselton, M., Buss, D.M., Oubaid, V., & Angleitner, A. (2005). Sex, lies, and strategic interference: The psychology of deception between the sexes. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin 31(1), 3-23.

Hill, S. E. & Reeve, H. K. (2005). Low Fertility in Humans as the Evolutionary Outcome of Snowballing Resource Games. Behavioral Ecology, 16, 398-402.

Shackelford, T.K., Goetz, A.T. & Buss, D.M. (2005). Mate retention in marriage: Further evidence of the reliability of the Mate Retention Inventory. Personality and Individual Differences, 39, 415-425. 

Shackelford, T. K., Goetz, A. T., Buss, D. M., Euler, H. A., & Hoier, S. (2005). When we hurt the ones we love: Predicting violence against women from men’s mate retention tactics. Personal Relationships, 12, 447-463.

Shackelford, T. K., Schmitt, D.P. & Buss, D. M. (2005). Mate preferences of married persons in the newlywed year and three years later. Cognition and Emotion, 19(8), 1262-1270.

Shackelford, T. K., Schmitt, D.P. & Buss, D. M. (2005). Universal dimensions of human mate preferences. Personality and Individual Differences, 39, 447-458.

Buss, D.M. (2004). The bungling apprentice. In J. Brockman (Ed.), When we were kids: How a child becomes a scientist.

Buss, D.M. (2004). Evolutionary psychology. In R. Gregory (Ed.), Oxford Companion to the Mind. London.

Duntley, J.D., & Buss, D.M. (2004). The evolution of evil. In A. Miller (Ed.), The social psychology of good and evil. New York: Guilford. 102-123.

Hill, S. E. & Reeve, H. K. (2004). Mating Games: the Evolution of Human Mating Transactions. Behavioral Ecology, 15, 748-756.

Pillsworth, E.G., Haselton, M.G., & Buss, D.M. (2004). Ovulatory shifts in female sexual desire. Journal of Sex Research, 41, 55-65.

Shackelford, T.K., Voracek, M., Schmitt, D.P., Buss, D.M., Weekes-Shackelford, V.A., Michalski, R.L. (2004). Romantic jealousy in early adulthood and in later life. Human Nature.

Buss, D.M., & Reeve, H.K. (2003). Evolutionary psychology and developmental dynamics. Psychological Bulletin, 129, 848-853.

Buss, D.M. (2003). Sexual strategies: A journey into controversy. Psychological Inquiry, 14, 217-224.

Buss, D.M. (2003).Evolutionspsychologie—ein neues Paradigma fur die psychologische Wissenschaft. In H v. A. Becker, C.Mehr, H.H. Nau, G. Reuter, & D. Stegmuller (Eds.), Gene, meme und gehirne: Seist und Gesselschaft als Natur (pp. 137-226). Frankfurt, Germany: Suhrkap Verlag.

Buss, D.M. (2003). The nature of human nature. Review of S. Pinker’s The Blank Slate. Pathways: The Novartis Journal, Jan.-March, 49.

Buss, D.M. (2003). Sexual treachery. Australian Journal of Psychology, 55, 36.

Buss, D.M., & Duntley, J.D. (2003). Homicide: An evolutionary psychological perspective and implications for public policy. In N. Dess (Ed.), Evolutionary psychology and violence: A primer for policymakers and public policy advocates. Westport, CT: Greenwood Publishing Group, Inc.

Haselton, M. G. & Buss, D. M. (2003). Biases in social judgment: Design flaws or design features? In J. Forgas, K. Williams, & B. von Hippel (Eds.) Responding to the Social World: Implicit and Explicit Processes in Social Judgments and Decisions (pp. 23-43). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 

Jeon, J., and Choe, J. C. (2003). Reproductive skew and the origin of sterile castes. American Naturalist, 36, 206-224.

Shackelford, T.K., Buss, D.M., & Weeks-Shackelford, V. (2003). Wife-killings committed in the context of a lovers triangle. Journal of Basic and Applied Social Psychology, 25(2), 137-143.

Weekes-Shackelford, V.A., Shackelford, T.K., & Buss D.M. (2003). Murder in a lover’s triangle. In M.D. Smith (Ed.), New directions in homicide research. Washington, D.C.: Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Buss, D.M. (2002). Human Mate Guarding. Neurendocrinology Letter Special Issue, 23, 23-29.

Buss, D.M. (2002). Human Mating Strategies. Samfundsokonomen, 4, 47-58.

Buss, D.M. (2002). Sex, marriage, and religion: What adaptive problems do religious phenomena solve? Psychological Inquiry, 13, 201-238. 

Buss, D.M., Haselton, M.G., Shackelford, T.K., Bleske, A.L., & Wakefield, J.C. (2002). Adaptations, exaptations, and spandrels. In D. Levitin (Ed.), Foundations of cognitive psychology: core readings. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press [reprinted from American Psychologist, 53, 533-548.]

Peters, J., Shackelford, T.K, & Buss, D.M. (2002). Understanding domestic violence against women: Using evolutionary psychology to extend the feminist functional analysis. Violence and Victims, 17,255-264.

Shackelford, T.K., Buss, D.M., & Bennett, K. (2002). Forgiveness or Breakup: Sex differences in responses to a partner’s infidelity. Cognition and Emotion 16:2, 299-307.

Schmitt, D.P, Shackelford, T.K., Duntley, J. D., Tooke, W., Buss, D.M., Fisher, M.L., Lavallee, M., & Vasey, P. (2002). Is there an early-30’s peak in female sexual desire? Cross-sectional evidence from the United States and Canada. The Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality, 11, 1-18.

Bleske, A.L., & Buss, D.M. (2001). Opposite sex friendship: Sex differences and similarities in initiation, selection, and dissolution. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 27, 1310-1323.

Buss, D.M. (2001). Cognitive biases and emotional wisdom in the evolution of conflict between the sexes. Current Directions in Psychological Sciences, 10, 219-253.

Buss, D.M. (2001). Human Nature and Culture: An Evolutionary Psychological Perspective. Journal of Personality, 69:6, 955-978. 

Buss, D.M., & Shackelford, T.K., Kirkpatrick, L.A, Larsen, R.J. (2001). A Half Century of Mate Preferences: The Cultural Evolution of Values. Journal of Marriage and Families, 63, 492-503.

Haselton, M.G., & Buss, D.M. (2001). The affective shift hypothesis: The functions of emotional changes following sexual intercourse. Personal Relationships, 8, 357-369.

Schmitt, D.P., & Buss, D.M. (2001). Human mate poaching: Tactics and temptations for infiltrating existing relationships. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 80, 894-917.

Schmitt, D. P., Shackelford, T. K. & Buss, D. M. (2001). Are men really more ‘oriented’ toward short-term mating than women? A critical review of theory and research. Psychology, Evolution & Gender, 3, 211-239.

Schmitt, D. P., Shackelford, T. K., Duntley, J., Tooke, W. & Buss, D. M. (2001). The desire for sexual variety as a key to understanding basic human mating strategies. Personal Relationships, 8, 425-455.

Bittner, G.D., & Friedman, B.X. (2000). Evolution of brain structures and adaptive behaviors in humans and other animals: role of polymorphic genetic variations. The Neuroscientist, 6(4), 241-251.

Bleske, A.L., & Buss, D.M. (2000). A comprehensive theory of human mating must explain between-sex and within-sex differences in mating strategies. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 23, 593-594. 

Bleske, A., & Buss, D.M. (2000). Can men and women just be friends? Personal Relationships, 7, 131-151.

Buss, D.M. (2000). The evolution of happiness. American Psychologist, 55, 15-23.

Buss, D.M., Shackelford, T.K., Chloe, J., Buunk, B.P., & Dijkstra, P. (2000). Distress about mating rivals. Personal Relationships, 7, 235-243.

Buss, D. M., Shackelford, T. K. & LeBlanc, G. J. (2000). Number of children desired and preferred spousal age difference: context-specific mate preference patterns across 37 cultures. Evolution and Human Behavior, 21, 323-331.

Friedman, B.X., Bleske, A.L., & Scheyd, G.J. (2000). Incompatible with evolutionary theorizing. comment in American Psychologist, 55(9), 1059-1060.

Greiling, H., Buss, D.M. (2000). Women’s Sexual Strategies: The hidden dimension of extra pair mating. Personality and Individual Differences, 28, 929-963.

Haselton, M.G., & Buss, D.M. (2000). Error management theory: A new perspective on biases in cross-sex mind reading. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 78, 81-91.

Schmitt, D.P., Buss, D.M. (2000). Sexual Dimensions of Person Description: Beyond or Subsumed by the Big Five?. Journal of Research in Personality, 34, 141-177.

Shackelford, T. K. & Buss, D. M. (2000). Marital satisfaction and spousal cost-infliction. Personality and Individual Differences, 28, 917-928.

Shackelford, T.K., Buss, D.M. & Peters, J. (2000). Wife killing: risk to women as a function of age. Violence and Victims, 15, 273-282.


Buss, D.M., (1999). Adaptive individual differences revisited. Journal of Personality,67:2, 259-264.

Buss, D.M., Duntley, J.(1999). The evolutionary psychology of patriarchy: Women are not passive pawns in men’s game. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 22, 219-220.

Buss, D.M., Haselton, M.G., Shackelford, T.K., Bleske, A.L., Wakefield, J.C. (1999). Interactionism, Flexibility, and Inferences about the Past. American Psychologist, 54:6, 443-445.

Buss, D.M., Shackelford, T.K., Kirkpatrick, L.A., Chloe, J., Hasegawa, M., Hasegawa, T., & Bennett, K. (1999). Jealousy and beliefs about infidelity: Tests of competing hypotheses in the United States, Korea, and Japan. Personal Relationships, 6, 125-150. 

Buss, D.M. (1998). Sexual Strategies Theory: Historical origins and current status. Journal of Sex Research, 34, 19-31.

Buss, D.M., Haselton, M.G., Shackelford, T.K., Bleske, A., & Wakefield, J.C. (1998). Adaptations, exaptations, and spandrels. American Psychologist, 53, 533-548.

Botwin, M., Buss, D. M., & Shackelford, T. K. (1997). Personality and mate preferences: Five factors in mate selection and marital satisfaction. Journal of Personality, 65, 107-136.

Buss, D.M. (1997). Human social motivation in evolutionary perspective: Grounding Terror Management Theory. Psychological Inquiry, 8, 22-26.

Buss, D.M., & Shackelford, T.K. (1997). From vigilance to violence: Mate retention tactics in married couples. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 72, 346-361.

Buss, D.M., & Shackelford, T.K. (1997). Human Aggression in Evolutionary Psychology Perspevtive. Clinical Psychology Review, 17:6, 605-619.

Buss, D.M., Shackelford, T.K. (1997). Susceptibility to Infidelity in the First Year of Marriage. Journal of Research in Personality, 31, 193-221.

Shackelford, T.K., Buss, D.M. (1997). Spousal Esteem. Journal of Family Psychology, 11:4, 478-488.

Shackelford, T.K. & Buss, D.M. (1997). Cues to infidelity. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 23, 1034-1045.

Buss, D.M. (1996). Paternity Uncertainty and the Complex Repertoire of Human Mating Strategies. American Psychologist, 51:2, 161-162.

Buss, D.M. (1996). Social Adaptation and Five Major Factors of Personality. In J.S. Wiggins (ed.) The Five-Factor Model of Personality: Theoretical Perspectives, 180-207.

Buss, D.M. Larsen, R.J., & Westin, D. (1996). Sex Differences in Jealousy: Not Gone, Not Forgotten, and Not Explained by Alternative Hypotheses. Psychological Science, 7:6, 373-375.

Buunk, B.P., Angleitner, A., Obaid, V., & Buss, D.M. (1996). Sex differences in Jealousy in Evolutionary and Cultural Perspective: Tests from the Netherlands, Germany, and the United States. Psychological Science, 7:6, 359-363.

Kyl-Heku, L.M., & Buss, D.M. (1996). Tactics as Units of Analysis in Personality Psychology: An Illustration using Tactics of Hierarchy Negotiation. Person.Individ.Diff, 21:4, 497-517.

Shackelford, T.K. & Buss, D. M. (1996). Betrayal in mateships, friendships and coalitions. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 22:11, 1151-1164.

Schmitt, D.P. & Buss, D.M. (1996). Strategic Self-Promotion and Competition Derogation: Sex and Conflict Effects on Perceived Effectiveness of Mate Attraction Tactics. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, vol. 70, 6, 1185-1204.

Buss, D. M. (1995). Evolutionary psychology: A new paradigm for psychological science. Psychological Inquiry, 6, 1-30. 

Buss, D. M. (1995). The Future of Evolutionary Psychology. Psychological Inquiry, 6:1, 81-87.

Buss, D. M. (1995). Psychological sex differences: Origins through sexual selection. American Psychologist, 50, 164-168.

Buss, D. M. (1994). The strategies of human mating. American Scientist, 82, 238-249.

Greer, A., & Buss, D. M. (1994). Tactics for promoting sexual encounters. The Journal of Sex Research, 3, 185-201.

Buss, D. M., & Schmitt, D. P. (1993). Sexual Strategies Theory: An evolutionary perspective on human mating. Psychological Review, 100, 204-232.

Gangestad, S. W., & Buss, D. M., (1993). Pathogen prevalence and human mate preferences. Ethology and Sociobiology, 14:2, 89-96.

Buss, D. M. (1992). Manipulation in close relationships: The five factor model of personality in interactional context. Journal of Personality, 60, 477-499.

Buss, D. M., Larsen, R. J., Westen, D., &; Semmelroth, J. (1992). Sex differences in jealousy: Evolution, physiology, and psychology. Psychological Science, 3, 251-255.

DeKay, W. T., & Buss, D. M. (1992). Human nature, individual differences, and the importance of context: Perspectives from evolutionary psychology. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 1, 184-189.

Buss, D. M. (1991). Conflict in married couples: Personality predictors of anger and upset. Journal of Personality, 59:4, 663-703.

Buss, D. M. (1991). Evolutionary personality psychology. Annual Review of Psychology. Palo Alto, CA: Annual Reviews, Inc.

Buss, D. M., & Chiodo, L. A. (1991). Narcissistic acts in everyday life. Journal of Personality, 59, 179-216.

Angleitner, A., Buss, D. M., & Demtroder, A. (1990). A cross-cultural comparison using the act frequency approach (AFA) in West Germany and the United States. European Journal of Personality, 4, 187-207.

Buss, D. M. (1990). Evolutionary social psychology: Prospects and pitfalls. Motivation and Emotion, 4, 265-286.

Buss, D. M. (1990). The evolution of anxiety and social exclusion. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 9, 196-201.

Buss, D. M. (1990). Toward a biologically informed psychology of personality. Journal of Personality, 58, 1-16.

Buss, D. M. (1990). Unmitigated agency and unmitigated communion: An analysis of the negative components of masculinity and femininity. Sex Roles, 22, 555-568.

Buss, D. M., Abbott, M., Angleitner, A., Biaggio, A., Blanco-Villasenor, A., Bruchon­Schweitzer, M [& 45 additional authors]. (1990). International preferences in selecting mates: A study of 37 societies. Journal of Cross Cultural Psychology, 21, 5-47.

Buss, D.M. & Dedden, L.A. (1990). Derogation of competitors. Journal of Social & Personal Relationships, 7, 395-422.

Botwin, M.D., Buss, D.M. (1989). Structure of Act-Report Data: Is the Five-Factor Model of Personality Recaptured?. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 56:6, 988-1001.

Buss, D. M. (1989). Conflict between the sexes: Strategic interference and the evocation of anger and upset. Journal of Personality & Social Psychology, 56, 735-747.

Buss, D. M., & Craik, K. H. (1989). On the cross cultural examination of acts and dispositions. European Journal of Personality, 3, 19-30.

Buss, D. M. (1989). Sex differences in human mate preferences: Evolutionary hypotheses tested in 37 cultures. Behavioral & Brain Sciences, 12, 1-49.

Buss, D. M. (1989). Toward an Evolutionary Psychology of Human Mating (Response to Commentators). Behavioral & Brain Sciences, 12, 1-49.

Buss, D. M. (1988). The Evolution of Human Intrasexual Competition:Tactics of Mate Attraction. Journal of Personality & Social Psychology, 54, 616-628.

Buss, D. M. (1988). From Vigilance to Violence: Tactics of Mate Retention in American Undergraduates. Ethology & Sociobiology, 9, 291-317.

Buss, D. M. (1987). Love acts: The evolutionary biology of love. In R. J. Sternberg & M. F. Barnes (Eds.), The Psychology of Love. New Haven: Yale University Press (pp. 100-118).

Buss, D. M. (1987). Selection, Evocation and Manipulation. Journal of Personality & Social Psychology, 53(6), 1214-1221.

Buss, D. M., Gomes, M., Higgins, D. S. & Lauterbach, K. (1987). Tactics of manipulation. Journal of Personality & Social Psychology, 52(6), 1219-1229.

Buss, D. M. & Barnes, M. L. (1986). Preferences in human mate selection. Journal of Personality & Social Psychology, 50(3), 559-570.

Buss, D. M. (1985). Human mate selection. American Scientist, 73, 47-51.

Buss, D. M. & Craik, K. (1985). Why Not Measure That Trait? Alternative Criteria for Identifying Important Dispositions. Journal of Personality & Social Psychology, 48(4), 934-946.

Barnes, M. L. & Buss, D. M. (1985). Sex Differences in the Interpersonal Behavior of Married Couples. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. 48(3) 654-661.

Buss, D. M. (1984). Evolutionary biology and personality psychology: Toward a conception of human nature and individual differences. American Psychologist, 39, 1135-1147.

Buss, D. M. (1984). Marital assortment for personality dispositions: Assessment with three data sources. Behavior Genetics, 14, 111-123.

Buss, D. M. (1984). Toward a psychology of person-environment (PE) correlation: The role of spouse selection. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 47, 361-377.

Buss, D. M., & Craik, K. H. (1983). Act prediction and the conceptual analysis of personality scales: Indices of act density, bipolarity, and extensity. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 45, 1081-1095.

Buss, D. M., & Craik, K. H. (1983). The act frequency approach to personality. Psychological Review, 90 105-126.

Block, J., Buss, D. M., Block, J. H., & Gjerde, P. F. (1981). The cognitive style of breadth of categorization: Longitudinal consistency of personality correlates. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 40, 770-779.

Buss, D. M. (1981). Predicting parent-child interactions from children’s activity level. Developmental Psychology, 17, 59-65.

Buss, D. M. (1981). Sex differences in the evaluation and performance of dominant acts. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 40, 147-154.

Buss, D. M., & Craik, K. H. (1981). The act frequency analysis of interpersonal dispositions: Aloofness, gregariousness, dominance, and submissiveness. Journal of Personality, 49, 175-192.

Buss, D. M., Block, J. H., & Block, J. (1980). Preschool activity level: Personality correlates and developmental implications. Child Development, 51, 401-408.

Buss, D. M., & Craik, K. H. (1980). The frequency concept of disposition: Dominance and prototypically dominant acts. Journal of Personality, 43, 379-392.

Buss, D. M., & Ozer, D. J. (1980). Inference and the interpretation of test scores. American Psychologist, 35, 475-476.